Three unanswered questions as Nike, business, labor battles heats up

Nike's unexplained alignment with labor and the formation of a new business association could shift the power dynamics in Oregon politics......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2018

The mystery of MH370 is about to be laid to rest for good — here are all the theories, dead ends, and unanswered questions from the most bizarre airline disaster of the century

AP; iStock; Skye Gould/Business Insider Flight MH370 disappeared four years ago with 239 people on board. It vanished on its way from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, and only fragments have.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 28th, 2018

Facebook to Launch Opt-In Dating Feature

Facebook will launch a new dating feature on its platform, marking an unexpected push into a new business even as the social-media giant battles questions about how it handles user data......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 1st, 2018

5 myths about high school interns and why your business should hire them

Employers are struggling to fill jobs with experienced, skilled workers. In fact, job openings hit an all-time high in August 2018, and the Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that in just two years, 1.4 million computer science-related jobs will be.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals9 hr. 1 min. ago

NBA All-Star Weekend starts tonight — here"s all the gear that released from Nike, Under Armour, and more

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 15th, 2019

Store goes out of business after refusing to sell Nike products

A sporting goods store owner in Colorado stopped selling Nike products because of its controvers.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayFeb 14th, 2019

The Owner of a Sports Store Boycotted Nike for its Kaepernick Campaign. Now He’s Going Out of Business

Prime Time Sports in Colorado will soon be closing its doors. Stephen Martin decided to take a stand against Nike after it featured Colin Kaepernick in an advertisemen.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 14th, 2019

Job Openings Push Further into Record Territory at End of 2018

There were a seasonally adjusted 7.34 million job openings on the last business day of December, the Labor Department said, and openings exceeded the unemployed by more than 1 million......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 13th, 2019

Professional selling skills: a fundamental more essential than ever

In 16 BIE (Before Internet Era), business purchases were made by decision-makers who needed to buy stuff for their operations, and they almost always needed help with technical questions, innovations, pricing, availability, delivery, etc.  That year,.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 9th, 2019

Marcia Daszko: To best understand your customers, observe them

Send your business leadership questions to Marcia Daszko at She is a strategic catalyst for innovation in leadership thinking and organizational transformation. She is the published author of the transformation book: “Pivot, Disrupt,.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 4th, 2019

Questions linger over Deripaska"s Rusal influence after U.S. deal

The U.S. Treasury believes it can curb the influence of Oleg Deripaska over aluminum giant Rusal despite concerns the Russian oligarch may still be able to pull the strings of his business empire from behind the scenes......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 4th, 2019

Jobs Report Reminded Investors the US Economy is Strong and Business is Good

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX The US Jobs Report for January provided reminder that US labor market remained strong despite growth worries, market volatility, and partial government shutdown. Plus, January ISM Manufacturing Index up higher than expe.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsFeb 1st, 2019

McDonald"s warns of headaches in 2019 as overseas business booms

McDonald's Corp warned higher labor costs, expenses for remodeling stores and a stronger dollar would weigh on its earnings in 2019, after a strong performance outside the United States powered better-than-expected fourth quarter results......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 30th, 2019

Indiana Lawmaker Wants to Repeal State’s Child Labor Laws, Which Could Benefit His Business

Last year, 72% of inspections at state businesses found child labor violations. Indiana Republican st.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 30th, 2019

U.S. private payrolls rise strongly; housing market struggling

U.S. private payrolls increased solidly in January, pointing to sustained labor market strength despite a recent easing in consumer and business confidence that has suggested a loss of momentum in the economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 30th, 2019

Nike Continues to Expand with MLB Deal & The Streaming TV War Heats Up


Category: topSource: redinewsJan 28th, 2019

At Davos, labor leaders and executives agree that policies and investments into skills training is the best way to prevent people from being left behind in the "Fourth Industrial Revolution"

Business InsiderWorld Economic Forum Insider, Inc. CEO Henry Blodget hosted a panel at the World Economic Forum's annual meeting in Davos titled "Learning Today.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 25th, 2019

IRS Update: Real Estate Professionals to Benefit From Pass-Through Deduction

As we approach tax season, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has been releasing final clarifications for last year’s major tax overhaul, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which left many questions unanswered, especially.....»»

Category: realestateSource: rismediaJan 23rd, 2019

Ligand (LGND) Takes a Hit on Citron"s Negative Research Report

Ligand (LGND) plunges as short-seller Citron Research questions the company's business pros.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytJan 17th, 2019

T-Mobile announced a merger needing Trump administration approval. The next day, 9 executives had reservations at Trump’s hotel.

Such visits raise questions about whether patronizing the president’s private business is viewed as a way to influence public policy, critics said......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 16th, 2019

T-Mobile execs stayed at Trump hotel while seeking his OK on a deal

Such visits raise questions about whether patronizing Trump’s private business is viewed as a way to influence public policy, critics said......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 16th, 2019